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Andy Davidson  says:

Deadly 720 world record

The Top Gear stunt team established a first world record double loop-the-loop using a motorbike at Birmingham’s NEC last week. Stunt rider, Gary Hoptrough successfully completed the Deadly 720 on a 2013 KTM 250 SX-F motocross bike. The machine was standard with the exception of recalibrated suspension used to cope with the extreme demands. The stunt was performed for the first...

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  • Posted 2 years ago (29 October 2012 16:32)

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davdamos

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davdamos says:

not really a 720

That was just a loop then another loop after a flat. Freestyle motocross has proper double backflips, and front flips. Now they're impressive...

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spondonste

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spondonste says:

????

What about riders of the ball of death (not to be confussed with the wall of death - it's similar but involves a full cage in the shape of a ball). They do numerous vertical loops one after the other aswell as horizontal loops etc.

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